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Oliver Sydney Ellis

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Portrait, wounded at the Dardanelles, Auckland Weekly News, 13 January 13, 1916 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Oliver Sydney AWMM
  • Surname
    Ellis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12/2279 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 September 1894 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra OtorohangaWaikato Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J.W. Ellis (father), Muriaroha, Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 June 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12/2279 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Admitted to NZ General Hospital, Cairo (jaundice, wounded), 27 December 1915 (no further details recorded: no Form B103 on file).
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Suez on board HT 'Ulimaroa', 11 June 1916; discharged, 3 October 1916.
    War service: 1 year 262 days (of which 1 year 34 days was abroad) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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